A World Satellite Business Week event
Sept. 10-13, 2018 / The Westin - Paris

Tom Choi



Hong Kong S.A.R., China

Thomas Choi is the CEO of ABS and has over 25 years of experience in the Satellite and Aerospace industry.  ABS is one of the fastest growing satellite operators in the world.   Operating seven satellites in orbit, ABS serves customers from the Americas to Asia Pacific.  ABS plans to add more satellites over the next 3-4 years to its growing fleet.   

Prior to ABS, Tom was the founder and CEO of Speedcast. He also worked at Hughes Communications International and at Rockwell International.  He has a MBA and B.S. in Aerospace Engineering both from the University of Southern California.

Tom is a member of the Board of Directors of the Asia Pacific Communications Council (APSCC) and previously served on the Board of CASBAA.

He was indoctrinated into the Satellite Hall of Fame by the Society of Satellite Professionals International (SSPI) in 2017.  He was the Satellite Executive of the year in 2012 and received the Satellite Executive of the year in Asia Pacific Award 2012 (APSCC).